Strong to Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, And Flash Flooding Across the Midwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms, heavy rain and flooding is possible from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains, as a strong cold front pushes into the extended area. Meanwhile, well above average temperatures are very likely across the Northeastern quad of the country, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wichita - Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.69°N 97.34°W
6:36 am CDT Sep 22, 2019
9am CDT Sep 22, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2019
 
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